Liberty Diversified International (LDI), a New Hope, Minn., based manufacturer of packaging, office furniture and building products, announced today that Matt Homan has been selected to lead LDI as its President and CEO.
Homan will assume leadership for the day-to-day management of the company and will report to Mike Fiterman, Chairman of the Board. During the months ahead Fiterman and Homan will work side-by-side to ensure a smooth and successful transition.
Homan most recently served as president of the Off-Road Vehicles Division of Polaris Industries, where he held a variety of leadership positions since joining the company in 2002. Matt is credited with successfully leading and building the Off-Road Vehicles business into one of Polaris’ largest divisions. Prior to Polaris, he worked in key marketing positions at General Mills and West Publishing (now Thomson Reuters).
“In addition to his successful track record growing businesses, Matt’s deep manufacturing expertise and proven leadership abilities will be essential as LDI celebrates its 100th anniversary in business and prepares for the next century of success,” said Fiterman. “Matt is an exceptional, authentic leader who has embraced our deeply held values and is ready to lead LDI as we grow to a $1 billion company and beyond. We are incredibly fortunate to welcome him to the LDI family.”